Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 11 a.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy Chris Andrews,

Senator John Hanafin,

Deputy Seán Barrett,

Senator Marc MacSharry,

Deputy Richard Bruton,

Senator Feargal Quinn.

Deputy Joan Burton,

Deputy Frank Fahey,

Deputy Terence Flanagan,

Deputy Michael McGrath,

Deputy Kieran O’Donnell,

DEPUTY MICHAEL AHERN IN THE CHAIR.
The joint committee met in private session until 11.25 a.m.